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Activities

Jerusalem Area

Begin Museum- outside the Old City
Caliber 3- Shooting Range in Gush Etzion
Ramparts Walk- on top of the Old City walls
Kotel Tunnel Tours/Old City Jewish and/or Muslim Quarter Tours (PM satturn if you want a private tour)
Old City Jewish and Muslim Quarter Tours (pm @satturn )
Time Elevator in Jerusalem- Don't waste your time.
City of David (Ir David)-Amazing-you must take a tour to fully understand the site.
Segway tour-interesting way to waste a few hrs-NOT an absolute must do
Biking - Beatiful trails in the valleys outside of the city. PM Drago if interested.
http://tmsifting.org/en/visitor-and-volunteer-information/
https://www.patbamelach.com/
https://www.galita.co.il/en

Tel Aviv/Center

Blind or Deaf Museum in Cholon- Blind, amazing. Deaf, good. Prior reservation needed.
Hagana Museum in Tel Aviv--15NIS per adult; students free; a bit disjointed and kind of fake acting in the videos, but mostly very interesting and educational.
Bullet Factory in Rechovot
Mini Israel- Love it or hate it

North

https://www.k-k.co.il/?lang=en
Rosh Hanikra- Way up north

Golan Heights

Tel Dan nature reserve (similiar to Banias Waterfall -slightly easier & toddler friendly)
Banias Waterfall
Nimrod's Fortress in the Golan
Kayaking down the Jordan River
Mount Hermon Ski Lift
Mount Bental Overlook/Bunkers
Golan Heights Winery
Yehudiya Nature Reserve Hiking
https://www.de-karina.co.il/product/%D7%A1%D7%99%D7%95%D7%A8-%D7%9E%D7%95%D7%93%D7%A8%D7%9A/
http://www.pri-beresheet.co.il/%D7%9E%D7%A8%D7%9B%D7%96_%D7%9E%D7%91%D7%A7%D7%A8%D7%99%D7%9D


South

Nachal Dragot (aka Darja)- an intense hike near the Dead Sea
Sunrise tour of Masada, Ein Gedi, and Dead Sea aprx $70

Good summary of many hikes:
http://hikingintheholyland.com/

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Author Topic: Things To Do In Israel Master Thread  (Read 1238124 times)

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #3390 on: January 26, 2014, 03:23:14 AM »
Madanei Geulah on Straus (right near Kikar Shabbos), Hadar Geulah in Tel Arza, Toameh at the beginning of Meah Shearim, Kretchme on bottom of Yechezkel, Heimish Essen on Ramban in Rechavia.

Don't forget about Ma'adanei Zahav on Malachi. My friend's father-in-law owns it. Tiny place, but super clean, and the food is absolutely amazing. :)

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #3391 on: January 26, 2014, 03:27:17 AM »
Red heifer, Entrecote.

Also: Agas Vetapuach, Greg's, Waffle Bar (Ramat Eshkol) for milchigs; Sheyan, Papagaio, Cafe Rimon for fleishigs. And Sushi Garden, if you like sushi.

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #3392 on: January 26, 2014, 06:13:44 AM »
Don't forget about Ma'adanei Zahav on Malachi. My friend's father-in-law owns it. Tiny place, but super clean, and the food is absolutely amazing. :)
for those who care about about this type of thing, last i checked they do not have a reputable hashgacha

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #3393 on: January 26, 2014, 07:00:07 AM »
for those who care about about this type of thing, last i checked they do not have a reputable hashgacha

Which one do they have?

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #3394 on: January 26, 2014, 07:01:26 AM »
Which one do they have?
nothing youve ever heard of (last i checked)

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #3395 on: January 26, 2014, 07:52:23 AM »
Where can I eat in Tel Aviv?

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #3396 on: January 26, 2014, 08:54:54 AM »

Where can I eat in Tel Aviv?
theres a mehadrin cafe cafe on the water

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #3397 on: January 26, 2014, 09:25:04 AM »
And 2 piers over there is a meat resturant( forgot the name ) it's next to the volley ball court .
The hecsher is macput

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #3398 on: January 26, 2014, 09:26:38 AM »
theres a mehadrin cafe cafe on the water

Do you happen to know the hechsher?
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #3399 on: January 26, 2014, 09:55:03 AM »
Anywhere besides rimon that's stroller and kid friendly for supper? (Meat)

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #3400 on: January 26, 2014, 11:00:53 AM »
And 2 piers over there is a meat resturant( forgot the name ) it's next to the volley ball court .
The hecsher is macput
what is this?

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #3401 on: January 26, 2014, 11:38:14 AM »
what is this?
Lechem Basar - Machpud
My source tells me it's b'seder (better than machpud in yerushalayim)
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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #3402 on: January 26, 2014, 11:49:00 AM »
Anyone have a RYU groupon they'd like to part with?

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #3403 on: January 26, 2014, 11:57:01 AM »
Lechem Basar - Machpud
My source tells me it's b'seder (better than machpud in yerushalayim)
thanks!

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Re: Israel Master Thread: Things To Do, Places To Eat
« Reply #3404 on: January 26, 2014, 12:33:24 PM »
Ok folks. Thanks a million. Got a large list. Between the places I know and the listings on page 1 I have almost all of them. These I didn't see anywhere as far as location: pizza beitit, gregs and the waffle bar in ramat Eshkol, which of the two from page 1 is it? Which is closer to rechavia? Thank you all again.
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